News Releases

GB Tech Earns Top Honors at Ingram Micro Cloud Summit 2013

Mon, 05/06/2013

GB Tech, Inc. today announced it was named a 2013 Cloud Partnership Award Winner at Ingram Micro’s “All Sky, No Limit” Cloud Summit 2013, which took place April 8-10. Ingram Micro honored GB Tech, Inc. as part of an elite group of 12 high-performance IT solution and managed service providers (MSPs) that stood out across Ingram Micro’s North America partner base for their advocacy, leadership and sales success within the cloud services marketplace.  

GB Tech, Inc. Joins TASC Team on $133.9 Million NASA Contract

Tue, 12/06/2011

GB Tech, Inc. is among the expert companies on the TASC, Inc. team that has been awarded a five-year contract worth up to $133.9 million to provide highly specialized system software services to NASA.  Under the contract, TASC and its partners will provide independent verification and validation, software assurance, research and development and technical quality monitoring. 

GB Tech wins contract with Austin Energy

Tue, 11/01/2011

GB Tech was awarded a contract with Austin Energy utilizing its State of Texas DIR Cooperative purchasing vehicle.  GB Tech employees will provide onsite Information Technology services, including Help Desk, Technical Support, Desktop Support, Audio/Visual support and Network Engineering. 

MobileDemand Announces Partnership with GB Tech

Tue, 08/16/2011

Rugged Tablet PC Systems Now Available on GSA Schedule 70 through GB Tech

Houston Technology Center Commerates Its 10th Anniversary with “A Celebration of Entrepreneurs,” including GB Tech CEO Gale Burkett Awarded for Lifetime Achievement for Aerospace

Thu, 05/14/2009

The Houston Technology Center (HTC), a business accelerator that assists Houston-based emerging technology companies, celebrated its 10th anniversary this year with a red carpet gala – “A Celebration of Entrepreneurs” held May 14, 2009.

This year’s celebration spotlighted more than 60 of Houston’s landmark entrepreneurs, including five of Houston’s top entrepreneurs within the emerging technology industry who received Lifetime and Special Achievement Awards. Recipients included:

GB Tech Awarded New GSA Schedule Contract

Mon, 06/21/2010

GB Tech, Inc, a leader in information technology and technical solutions, today announced that the U.S. General Services Administration's (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) awarded GB Tech a Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contract under Schedule 70, which addresses General Purpose Information Technology Equipment, Software, and Services. GB Tech’s GSA Schedule contract number is GS-35F-0497W.

GB Tech starts Sears and Kmart Pilot sites

Wed, 05/04/2011

In April, GB Tech IT Managed Services was awarded work on the first of a series of pilot sites for Sears and Kmart stores. The first pilot site was one of the Sear’s flagship stores in Chicago. The project was awarded in conjunction with its customers, Velociti and Motorola, and consisted of data cabling and electrical work for wireless systems in the stores. “If awarded to Velociti by Sears after the pilot phase, this project would encompass more than 2000 Sears and Kmart stores across the U.S.,” said Gale Burkett, chairman and CEO, GB Tech. About GB Tech, Inc.

GB Tech Successfully gets Re-certified as ISO 9001:2008 Compliant

Wed, 12/04/2013

GB Tech, Inc. has successfully been audited by an independent auditor and re-certified as fully ISO 9001:2000 compliant effective November 15, 2013. This certification covers our IT Managed Services, Software Test & Verification, Logistics Management, and Staff Augmentation services. GB Tech was first certified as ISO 9001:2000 compliant in November 2004.

“This re-certification is a continuing demonstration of the GB Tech quality commitment to our customers, employees, and to the communities we support,” said Gale Burkett, chairman and CEO, GB Tech.

Houston-Based GB Tech Receives Boeing Performance Excellence Award (2nd year in a row)

Thu, 12/02/2010

(Houston, TX) GB Tech, Inc., a Houston science and engineering company, has been recognized by The Boeing Company with the prestigious 2009 Boeing Performance Excellence Award.

"At GB Tech, we work hard to insure that our workforce is customer‐focused and aimed at exceeding customer satisfaction," said GB Tech CEO Gale Burkett. "This award reflects that we are achieving this goal with Boeing."

NASA Successfully Launches IBEX Mission to Outer Solar System

Sun, 10/19/2008

GB Tech to Verify Software Interface Logic between Spacecraft and Launch Vehicle

NASA's Interstellar Boundary Explorer mission, or IBEX, successfully launched from the Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific Ocean at 1:47 p.m. EDT on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008 making IBEX the first spacecraft to image and map dynamic interactions taking place in the outer solar system.